- David Wright (politician)
David Wright MP Member of Parliament
Incumbent Assumed office
7 June 2001
Preceded by Bruce Grocott Majority 981 (2.4%) Personal details Born 22 December 1966
Telford, Shropshire, England
Nationality British Political party Labour Alma mater University of Wolverhampton Website www.davidwrightmp.org.uk
David Wright (born 22 December 1966) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Telford since 2001. He was an assistant government whip from June 2009 to May 2010.
Early and personal life
He went to Wrockwardine Wood Comprehensive School on New Road in Telford then New College, Telford. He graduated from Wolverhampton Polytechnic with a degree in Humanities. He worked in the regeneration of Sandwell for thirteen years.
He married Lesley in 1990.
He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Housing.
Wright was a Town Councillor in Oakengates 1989-2000 and a Wrekin District Councillor from 1989-97. He was elected Member of Parliament for Telford in the 2001 general election. In June 2009 he became a government whip.
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